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Professional Business Connectivity Services in SharePoint® 2010 by Brad Stevenson, Scot P. Hillier

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CONTENTS

Introduction

Chapter 1: Business Connectivity Services

Challenges Integrating External Data

Introducing Business Connectivity Services

Architecture Overview

Key Capabilities

Creating Simple BCS Solutions

Types of Solutions

Solution Packaging

Security

Summary

Chapter 2: Using BCS Solutions in SharePoint 2010

Understanding Business Data Connectivity

Integrating BCS Data with SharePoint

Upgrading from MOSS 2007

Summary

Chapter 3: Using BCS Solutions in Office 2010

Understanding Business Data Connectivity

Understanding Solution Deployment

Connecting External Lists to Outlook

Connecting Lists to the SharePoint Workspace

Using External Data in Word

Working with External Data in Microsoft Access

Summary

Chapter 4: Creating BCS Solutions with the SharePoint Designer

Working with the BDC Metadata Model

Working with External Data Sources

Creating Methods

Working with External Lists

Developing Solutions

Summary

Chapter 5: Programming BCS Solutions in SharePoint 2010

Working with the BDC Server Runtime Object Model

Working with Complex and Unsupported Types

Advanced Workflow Solutions

Working with the BDC Administration Object Model

BCS Limits

Summary

Chapter 6: Programming BCS Solutions in Office 2010

Creating Outlook Declarative Solutions

Working with the BDC Client Runtime Object Model

Creating Office Add-Ins

Summary

Chapter 7: Developing and Using Connectors

Developing Connectors

Creating .NET Assembly Connectors

Creating Custom Connectors

Handling Errors in Connectors

Packaging ...

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